NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - For the sixth consecutive year Lassus Wherley has been named one of the Best Places to Work in New Jersey! This program identifies, recognizes and honors the top places of employment in New Jersey that benefit the state's economy, its workforce and businesses.

The Best Places to Work in New Jersey program is made up of 100 companies split into two groups: 70 small/medium-sized companies (15-249 employees) and 30 large-sized companies (more than 250 employees). Lassus Wherley has been named one of the Best Places to Work in New Jersey in the small/medium category.

To qualify, companies had to fulfill the following eligibility requirements:

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- Have at least 15 employees in New Jersey
- Be a for-profit, not-for-profit or government entity
- Be a publicly or privately held business
- Have a facility in New Jersey

Companies from across the state entered the two-part process to determine the 100 Best Places to Work in New Jersey. The first part consisted of evaluating each nominated company's workplace policies, practices, philosophy, systems and demographics. This phase was worth approximately 25% of the total evaluation. The second part consisted of an employee survey to measure the employee experience. This phase was worth approximately 75% of the total evaluation. The combined scores determined the top companies and the final ranking.

The overall registration and survey process was managed by Best Companies Group (BCG).  BCG also analyzed the data provided and used their expertise to determine the final rankings.

The winning companies were recognized and honored during the NJBIZ Best Places to Work in New Jersey awards reception and ceremony on Tuesday, April 19, 2016 at iPlay America, Event Center in Freehold, NJ.

The award program, created in 2005, was produced by NJBIZ in partnership with Garden State Council SHRM. The program was sponsored by: Gibbons P.C., Rymax Marketing Services, MassMutual New Jersey-NYC, Robert Half, Santander and Corporate Fun Run.

For more information on the 2017 Best Places to Work in New Jersey program please visit www.bestplacestoworkinnj.com